Born and raised in Asheboro, Ashley Duggins joined the Uwharrie Charter Academy's Board of Directors in 2015. Having graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2002 with her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree, Ashley worked as a pharmacist at Prevo Drug, a local independent pharmacy, in Asheboro where she is now a proud co-owner and pharmacy manager. Community involvement is important to Ashley. She has served in the past as a Randolph Rotarian and is a member of the Board of Directors at the YMCA. She is currently a member of the Randolph County Opioid Collaborative Committee. She recently was appointed to serve on the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy. Together with her husband Ken, they have two children, Carson and Sydney.